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Company behind Cambridgeshire’s ‘appalling’ new streetlights may face mass claims

A council could claim damages against the company replacing streetlights in Cambridgeshire – and compensation demands may snowball. Swavesey parish councillors lodged a complaint about Balfour Beatty to Cambridgeshire County Council over delays and mess associated with replacing lights. Minutes … Continue reading

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The Soviet Republic of Ipswich’s Ministry of Ridiculous Bureaucracy

Ipswich Spy has a good post here Forwarded to Ipswich Spy, this Lighting Protocol is the most ridiculous flowchart this author has seen. It can only be a local authority procedural map. The Ministry of Ridiculous Bureaucracy must have been … Continue reading

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Pseudo Science and the Left.

Some time ago here, I mentioned this story about the left’s past belief in the pseudo-science of Eugenics. Eugenics lead to much suffering due to forced sterilisation programmes and was particularly hard on the working class. Today the left has … Continue reading

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Street Lighting in Ipswich Over Christmas

Hat tip to Alasdair Ross Friday 23rd December – On all night (from dusk till dawn) Saturday 24th December – On all night (from dusk till dawn) Sunday 25th December – On all night (from dusk till dawn) Monday 26th … Continue reading

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A Non-Existant Lamp Post

This picture clearly shows a lamp post that according to Suffolk County Council doesn’t exist. It’s number is P7 as can be seen by the next photo. > Here’s a picture of street light P7 at night This street light … Continue reading

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South West Ipswich Area Forum 29/11/2011

I attended today’s South West Ipswich Forum councillors present were for Sprites, Roger Fern, Richard Kirby and Hamil Clarke. For Bridge Ward, Jim Powell and Dame Bryony. For Stoke Park Ward, Nadia Cenci. No Gipping Ward Councillors attended. Obviously we … Continue reading

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Ipswich Labour’s Cuts

To protect public sector jobs like their own, keep their trade union masters happy, centralise more power away from the people and to themselves, stop aspiration and enterprise and help their financial backers Ipswich Labour have made ruthless, unnecessary cuts … Continue reading

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Street Lights

In todays Morning Evening Star are a couple of letters about street lights. First there is one by Nancy Bulworth titled Who is about after midnight? It says WHAT a preposterous article on Rex Chittock and his campaign against the … Continue reading

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Alasdair Ross on Street Lights

Alasdair Ross has written a blog post about the lights being switched of in Rushmere here where he says Thankfully this week at least two senior Tories have been more honest when talking about the proposed light switch off. In … Continue reading

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Well Said Liz Harsant

An article written by Liz Harsant titled “Delight at news of treasured library” in yesterdays Morning Evening Star says We have heard this week that our libraries are safe – this means so much to us in Holywells. We love … Continue reading

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